Brisbane Airport Car Hire
Whether it is for leisure or for business, only hiring a car can provide you the flexibility to move around in the Brisbane City and to enjoy its many attractions. The Space at Brisbane Airport is occupied by six companies. These Car Hire Companies include Redspot, Europcar, Avis, Budget, Thrifty and Hertz. All of these companies have their counter set up at both Domestic and International Terminals of Brisbane Airport. As there is a separation of about 2 km between the domestic and international terminal of Brisbane Airport, the customers can choose any of the terminal while making a reservation for car hire. At both the independent terminals of Brisbane Airport, the car hire companies have their own areas for car rental parking and car rental counters. The Bus, taxi and the Airtrain can used as means of transportation between the domestic and international terminal.
All the other companies other than Redspot have their counters within both the Virgin Australia and Qantas Lounges of the Domestic terminal. However, Redspot has only one counter at the Baggage Claim Area between Virgin Australia and Qantas Lounges of the Domestic Terminal of Brisbane Airport. Moreover, at the International Terminal of Brisbane Airport, all Car Hire Companies are located and grouped together near the entry/exit area. The bathrooms, an ATM and payphones are also located near the counters of car rental companies at the International Terminal of Brisbane Airport.
Avis has over 230 locations across Australia and many latest model vehicles to suit customer’s needs. Avis is considered to be a leading car rental company of Australia. Known for its thoroughly maintained cars and competitive rates and services, Budget offers a variety of car, minibuses and 4 wheel drives along with a huge fleet of commercial vehicles and trucks. An affordable and reliable car hire company, Europcar has its presence at many locations across Australia.
At Brisbane Airport, Europcar offers special deals and a fleet consisting of latest model vehicle to fulfill the requirement of its customers. Hertz with its fleet of latest model vehicles and its presence in more than 150 countries and 8100 locations all across the world is considered to be one of the leading companies in car rental industry worldwide.
The Australian operated and owned car rental company, Redspot Car Rentals has its presence all across Australia. Consisting of all latest models, its fleet is categorized into compacts, medium, large, Sports Utility Vehicles, commercial vehicles and minibuses. With over 260 locations all across Australia and additional service centre network in remote areas and throughout the country, Thrifty is considered to be one of the Australia’s most dynamic and largest car rental companies.
It’s not very difficult to get to Brisbane City from Brisbane Airport. Airport Driver leaves from both terminals of Brisbane Airport. While leaving the airport for Brisbane City on Airport Drive, watch for green signboards, both overhead and on the side of the road for directions to merge left on Southern Cross Way to the City. Travel further to South for about 2km and on highway 25 take a left to Kingsford Smith Drive. On Highway 25, watch green signboards, both overhead and on the side of the road for directions towards the Brisbane City.
In order to return the rental car, it is recommended to return the same way by using Kingsford Smith Drive. On the Southern Cross Way turn left and watch for green signboards pointing to the airport. Before returning the rental car to the Brisbane Airport, it can be refueled at any of the fueling stations located at the Kingsford Smith Drive.